Venue: London School of Economics, Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House
Wednesday 27th April 2016, 3.00 - 6.00 pm, followed by a drinks reception
Speakers: Professor Hugh Bochel, Professor Sir John Hills, Professor Ruth
Lupton, Professor Martin Powell, Dr Polly Vizard
King's Fund, Institute for Government, former public policy editor at the
Financial Times) and Peter
Taylor Gooby (Research
Professor of Social Policy at the University of Kent)
Professor Coretta Phillips
This event will launch two new complementary publications analysing UK social
policy from 2010 to 2015. Hugh Bochel and Martin Powell will introduce The
Coalition government and social policy: restructuring the welfare state and
Ruth Lupton will present on the key findings from Social
Policy in a Cold Climate: policies and their consequences since the crisis. Polly
Vizard and Martin Powell will jointly present on “What happened in health
services? John Hills will then lead a short commentary to be followed by a
discussion led by the respondents Nick Timmins and Peter Taylor-Gooby. There
will then be an opportunity for questions from the audience.
Hugh Bochel is Professor of Public Policy at the University of Lincoln.
John Hills is Richard Titmuss Professor of Social Policy, Director of the Centre
for Analysis of Social Exclusion (CASE) and Co-Director of the International
Inequalities Institute at LSE.
Ruth Lupton is Professor of Education at the University of Manchester.
Martin Powell is Professor of Health and Social Policy, University of
Coretta Phillips is An Associate Professor of Social Policy
at the LSE
Dr Polly Vizard is a Associate Professorial Research Fellow at CASE, LSE.
This event is free and open to all please register your interest by email to email@example.com
News Posted: 03 March 2016
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